Category Archives: Fairmount Twp.

Nathaniel Goss Sr. and the 1780’s in the Wyoming Valley

On the 18th of January of 1780, Nathaniel Goss was appointed the administrator of his father Philip Goss IV’s estate. Unfortunately, Philip Goss did not have a will. There was an inventory of personal items but that is about all. … Continue reading

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Revisiting a tour in 2008 – Huntington and Fairmount Twp., Luzerne Co., Pennsylvania…

Back in 2008, I traveled to Pennsylvania. I had won the registration for the Federation of Genealogical Society conference in Philadelphia and it was way too tempting.  So I planned my trip with the idea that I would visit the … Continue reading

Posted in Fairmount Springs Cemetery, Fairmount Twp., Harveyville, Huntington and Fairmount Twp., Huntington Twp., Luzerne County, Shickshinny Town & Borough, Trip to Pennsylvania 2008 see Pennsylvania Wandering Blog for more info, Wilkes-Barre | Tagged , | 3 Comments

Philip & Huldah Goss and their children’s land transactions…

Philip Goss and Huldah, his wife, were very busy buying and selling land during their life time in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania. Their children were involved in some of those land transactions as we will see. I might not have all … Continue reading

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